Where to stay around Kaprun?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,276 holiday lettings near Kaprun. From 893 apartments to 219 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kaprun is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kaprun?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kaprun. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kaprun Ski Resort: 2,344 holiday lettings
  • Kitzsteinhorn Alpine Center: 2,340 holiday lettings
  • Kaprun Alpine Reservoirs: 2,336 holiday lettings
  • Kristall Ski Lift: 2,190 holiday lettings
  • Gletscherjet I Ski Lift: 2,301 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kaprun listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Kaprun?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 893 apartments in Kaprun. Our other popular types of Kaprun holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 219 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 106 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 38 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kaprun?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 89 holiday homes with pool available in Kaprun. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental villa or ski chalet in Kaprun, Austria your home away from home

    The charming Alpine village of Kaprun, Austria, together with neighbouring Zell am See makes up the much celebrated ski domain of Europa Sport. A truly year round ski resort, Kaprun skiing deals are available at any time, especially during the summer months. What ever time of year you visit a Kaprun chalet, the scenery will take your breath away, the range of sport and leisure activities available will get the adrenaline flowing and the village itself will charm you immediately upon arrival. Kaprun is a small, quiet village, with excellent skiing as well as fantastically enjoyable, yet calm, nightlife.

    Things to do on holiday in Kaprun, Austria

    The vast majority of those taking self catering holiday rental accommodation in Kaprun will have arrived because of the extensive skiing. There are 50km of downhill pistes local to Kaprun, yet with its location within the Europa Sport domain, you can actually reach over 130km of pistes from a Kaprun chalet. The skiing is aimed at all levels of skier, with almost 40% aimed at beginners and a further 20% coving fearsome slopes which will test even seasoned skiers. There is also a great snow park for boarders as well as 18km of cross-country skiing trails through the stunning Kaprun Valley. The snowboarding credentials of this little Alpine village are confirmed by the hosting of the Snowboarding World Cup.

    During the summer, the high altitude Kitzsteinhorn Glacier offers a huge open bowl for skiing and snowboarding. Skiing deals to Kaprun in the summer are often spectacular, meaning that you can take a Kaprun chalet, ski the slopes in the sunshine and still have enough of your holiday budget to live in luxury for a week or two. In the summer, there are a huge number of sport and leisure activities to enjoy from a self catering Kaprun chalet, villa or apartment. Kaprun’s proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Salzburg region means that you can windsurf before breakfast, ski in the morning and climb a mountain in the afternoon! Lake Zell is a great place to fish and windsurf in the summer, and when it freezes during the winter, you can skate right across to Thumers-bach, a village on the opposite shore to Kaprun.

    The mini-train which runs from Kaprun to the top of the Kitzsteinhorn Glacier is a delightful little asset for the village. Pulled by cogwheels, the railway, or Gletscherbahn, provides magnificent views for skiers, snowboarders, walkers and sightseers alike.

    Places to visit on holiday in Kaprun, Austria

    The picturesque town of Zell am See stands in a peninsula jutting into Lake Zell. Centred around the 13th century Church of St Hippolyt and the city tower or Vogtturm, Zell am See has a medieval atmosphere, and you can happily wander the streets for hours, taking in the remarkable sights, smells and sounds. It is also a great place to get your supplies, from food to sporting kit, as well as having a huge range of excellent restaurants, bars and cafes.

    Weather in Kaprun, Austria

    Although winters are obviously cold, if you visit a Kaprun chalet during the spring and summer, you may be very pleasantly surprised. Temperatures can average as high as 28˚C in July and August, making the exploration of the mountain area an absolute treat.

    Travel to Kaprun, Austria

    A holiday rental chalet in Kaprun is located 100km from the centre of Salzburg, connected by road and rail. The Salzburg International Airport (SZG) is fantastically well connected to the UK, with 8 separate airlines providing a huge range of direct, quick and cheap flights to Kaprun via Salzburg. Both ThomsonFly and Ryanair offer great deals on flights to Salzburg.

    Sightseeing in and around Kaprun

    Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Kaprun for its skiing and swimming. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kaprun a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Kaprun Ski Resort (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Schaufelberg Panorama Cable Car (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Maiskogel Cable Car (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Zell am See-Kaprun Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Areit Cable Car (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Kitzsteinhorn Alpine Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Kaprun

    Travellers enjoy Kaprun for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, November, December or February, when snowfall averages 8.93 inches and temperatures average -3°F.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Kaprun

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Kaprun. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sigmund-Thun Gorge (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Kaprun Alpine Reservoirs (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Lake Zell (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Zeller See Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Kitzsteinhorn Mountain (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
    • Mooserboden Reservoir (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)